We’ve got Stress all Wrong

We’re Doing Stress All Wrong   Pretty much all of my (yummy) clients are stressed. Most of them are doing too much. But that’s not really why they’re stressed. What’s causing their stress isn’t the volume of work they’ve got,...

Self Care and The Gift of Paralysis

  Self Care and the Gift of Paralysis   If you are feelings driven, intuitive, an ideas person or in any way a “dreamer” you have probably experienced the following scenario:   You have a wonderful time with some inspiring people, learning beautiful things...

How to feel ready to bring your Big Idea

How to feel ready to bring your Big Idea   Maybe I just meet interesting people. Maybe I have a knack of getting it out of people. I don’t know. But it happened again today. We were just talking. About work. Our careers. What we were doing. We told our stories....

Don’t Panic

  I’ve excused myself from family life with a very serious look on my face to “get some work done”. I will be doing “very important things” on my “very important to do list”. A sense of rush and bustle hovers around me. I open up my laptop. Check my emails. Open...

Meditation to Banish Fear and Feel Goooood.

Banish Fear and Feel Good!   Last week I wrote about the first person you have to sell to when you’re launching, relaunching or taking your work up a level. (You can read the post here). Of course, that very first person is you: before you can be of service to...

The First Person You Have to Sell To

The First Person You Have to Sell To   There is a sense in which your work isn’t quite real until its been seen, shared and experienced by others.   You cross the boundary from pure artist/practitioner into business owner/contributer when you get...

Its Not Just About The Money

  Its Not Just About The Money   When you’re creating a business plan, its vital that you remember where the juice is. Who you want to be, the actual things you want to spend your time doing.   Your passion and joy need to be central in order to keep your...

How to Tell if You’re On Track

      Is your business or project on track? How do you tell? My client today trained as a midwife so she could support women to connect with their power in their childbearing year. After 20 years of working for the NHS, she is ready for a change. The work...

Tell me a Story

In the almost-solstice quiet turn of the year I’ve been “enjoying” cave time to make sense of a few old bones.  Its giving rise to a fresh, lively direction I’m going to enjoy sharing in the coming months.  Here’s installment number one...